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Russia: Putin and Modi seal bilateral agreements in Moscow02:51

Russia: Putin and Modi seal bilateral agreements in Moscow

Russian Federation, Moscow
December 24, 2015 at 22:14 GMT +00:00 · Published

“We will do everything for the development of the Russian-Indian partnership” announced Russian President Vladimir Putin as he oversaw the signing of bilateral agreements between the two nations from Moscow on Thursday.

A range of protocols, agreements, memorandums concerning various domains of the Russian-Indian partnership were signed by both political and business delegates. Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, the Head of Rosatom corporation Sergei Kiriyenko and the Executive Chairman of Rosneft, Igor Sechin were all present for the occasion.

Other political issues such as the UN, the economic situation of the BRICS, and the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) were also on the agenda of Modi's visit to Russia. India has also planned to purchase five S-400 Triumf air defence systems, amounting to $5-6 billion (€6-7 billion), with two more deals on the table for utility and medium lift helicopters including a deal to purchase 200 Kamov-226T utility helicopters.

The Indian prime minister is on a two-day state visit to Moscow in order to attend the 16th India-Russia annual summit talks and to strengthen bilateral ties with Russia as well as energy and defence deals.

Russia: Putin and Modi seal bilateral agreements in Moscow02:51
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“We will do everything for the development of the Russian-Indian partnership” announced Russian President Vladimir Putin as he oversaw the signing of bilateral agreements between the two nations from Moscow on Thursday.

A range of protocols, agreements, memorandums concerning various domains of the Russian-Indian partnership were signed by both political and business delegates. Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, the Head of Rosatom corporation Sergei Kiriyenko and the Executive Chairman of Rosneft, Igor Sechin were all present for the occasion.

Other political issues such as the UN, the economic situation of the BRICS, and the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) were also on the agenda of Modi's visit to Russia. India has also planned to purchase five S-400 Triumf air defence systems, amounting to $5-6 billion (€6-7 billion), with two more deals on the table for utility and medium lift helicopters including a deal to purchase 200 Kamov-226T utility helicopters.

The Indian prime minister is on a two-day state visit to Moscow in order to attend the 16th India-Russia annual summit talks and to strengthen bilateral ties with Russia as well as energy and defence deals.

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